The 4th Annual Deer Park Jazz & Wine Festival, which took place this past Saturday, August 8th, was a wonderful success once again. This year's festival brought together jazz and wine fans of all ages to enjoy the music of the incomparable Orbert Davis, Judy Roberts, Dan Ferris and many more of Chicago's best jazz musicians. We want to send a special thanks to this year's sponsors Whole Foods, Brickman Group and New York Life for... Continue Reading »
The fourth annual Deer Park Jazz Patio and Wine Festival has announced the official lineup for this year’s festival with the feature headliner, Emmy – Award winning trumpeter, composer, co-founder, conductor and artistic director of the Chicago Jazz Philharmonic, Orbert Davis and his quartet. Also performing on the 2015 festival will be the Judy Roberts/Greg Fishman Quartet, Martinis & Sinatra with Dan Ferris and the Chicago Jazz... Continue Reading »
Anthony "Spice" Adams will be teaming up with the Gout & Uric Acid Educational Society on Friday, May 22 - National Gout Awareness Day - to introduce the "Go For Six Campaign" with a satellite media tour. Anthony joined Dr. Brian Mandell to introduce the new "Go For Six Campaign." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IhMpr4-4AdQ&feature=youtu.be More via GAUES: Gout & Uric Acid Education Society Introduces “Go for Six”... Continue Reading »
Alex Cora has reached a multi-year extension with ESPN. Cora, who joined the network prior to the 2013 season, will continue his role as Baseball Tonight analyst while also appearing regularly on ESPN Deportes. More via The Boston Globe: Different voices ... Continue Reading »
Ozzie Guillen will return to ESPN Deportes as an analyst for the 2015 MLB season, his third with the network. Guillen will work as lead analyst for the network's Sunday Night Baseball and Monday Night Baseball telecasts throughout the season beginning with Opening Night on Sunday, April 5th. In addition, Guillen will contribute to the network's coverage of the Home Run Derby and All-Star Game along with the 2015 MLB Playoffs and World... Continue Reading »
Leinenkugel Brewing Company, one of the nations largest craft brewers, has teamed up with 2005 World Series Champion Joe Crede for the launch party of this year's Summer Shandy brew. The event, which will be open to the public, will take place on Thursday, February 26th from 5 - 8 p.m. at Slugger's Sports Bar (3540 N. Clark St.) in Chicago, IL. Guests who attend will have the opportunity to take swings in Slugger's batting cages, meet Joe... Continue Reading »
This past weekend longtime MLB veteran and World Series winning manager, Ozzie Guillen's dreams became reality as he was officially inducted into the Latino Baseball Hall of Fame in the Dominican Republic. Congratulations to Ozzie, and his fellow inductees Luis Gonzalez, Roberto Kelly, Carlos Delgado, Nomar Garciaparra, and Pedro Martinez on the wonderful accomplishment.
Ozzie Guillen will be making a public autograph appearance this Sunday, November 30th in Lombard, IL. You can come meet the World Series winning manager from 1 - 2:30 p.m. at Wholesale Sports Daily in the Yorktown Mall. Wholesale Sports Daily Yorktown Mall, 2nd Floor 203 Yorktown Center Lombard, IL 60148 You can find additional information on the appearance via the Wholesale Sports Daily website.
Former Chicago Bear Anthony "Spice" Adams will be appearing tonight in Calumet City, IL. Spice will be available from 6 - 8 p.m. at Torrence Liquors (616 Torrence Ave). The event is free and open to the public.
Venezuelan native and 16-year Major League Baseball veteran, Ozzie Guillen, has been named to the Latino Baseball Hall of Fame. Guillen becomes the 13th Venezuelan elected to the Hall of Fame and joins the 2015 class of Pedro Martinez, Nomar Garciaparra, Luis Gonzalez and Roberto Kelly. During his 16-year career Ozzie was awarded Rookie of the Year honors in 1985, elected to three All-Star teams and won a Gold Glove Award in 1990. Following... Continue Reading »